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William Safire's Finest Speech - William Safire - Gawker

Written for President Nixon, just in case the Apollo 11 astronauts were marooned on the Moon's surface
speech written for case that Aldrin and Armstrong were to stay stranded on the moon
"Columnist and presidential speechwriter Bill Safire was one of only three non-disloyal Jews President Nixon could name. Here is the speech he drafted for Nixon to read in case the Apollo 11 Astronauts became stranded on the moon!"